Investigators this week began digging at a vacant lot in Janesville, Wis., for 8-year-old Georgia Jean Weckler, last seen on May 1, 1947. (Unofficial mirror of http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/748264-georgia-jean-weckler-article.html) Topics: documentcloud, chicago-tribune, 1482-kurt-gessler
This collection of 29 Tribune articles presents the current state of the underclass (poverty-trapped, primarily black ghetto dwellers) through background, statistics, and interviews, mostly in regard to Chicago's North Lawndale neighborhood. Relentlessly bleak, the book portrays crime, family breakdown, unemployment, welfare, and the failure of education but ends with a challenging editorial for reform. Apparently unedited for this collection, the articles contain redundancies and unclear date... Topics: underclass, welfare
Tribune's Special Section before Michael Jordan's 2009 induction into the Basketball Hall of Fame. (Unofficial mirror of http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/604294-chicago-tribune-michael-jordan-2009-special.html) Topics: documentcloud, chicago-tribune, 1859-darcel-rockett
Arthur Gerald Jones, a former Chicago commodities broker missing for more than three decades and declared legally dead, has been discovered working as a bookie in Las Vegas, officials say. (Unofficial mirror of http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/221430-chicago-tribune-clip-of-arthur-jones-missing.html) Topics: documentcloud, chicago-tribune, 1482-kurt-gessler
Cover story on George Heirens, the "Lipstick Killer." Before his death March 5, he was Illinois' longest serving inmate. (Unofficial mirror of http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/322767-heirens07161946.html) Topics: documentcloud, chicago-tribune, 1482-kurt-gessler
The Chicago Tribune's blizzard coverage on Feb. 3, 2011 (Unofficial mirror of http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/332994-chicago-tribunes-blizzard-coverage.html) Topics: documentcloud, chicago-tribune, 1392-jeff-cercone
Franklin Delano Roosevelt's American War Plans against Germany before Pearl Harbor. Article in the Chicago by Chesly Manly 4th of December 1941 Topics: FDR, second world war, New Deal, war plans, pearl harbor, Germany, America, USA, US Army, Europe,...
A Joyce Foundation survey supports high bar for Chicago teachers and students. (Unofficial mirror of http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/627036-joyce-foundation-chicago-tribune-public.html) Topics: documentcloud, chicago-tribune, 1859-darcel-rockett